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    Intel IoT Developer Kit 3.0 Release Notes



      Intel® XDK IoT Edition


      New Features:


      Sensor Explorer allows users to browse through the JavaScript* sensor APIs exposed


      by UPM. Code snippets are provided for most sensors.


      Enhanced Terminal Support overhauled terminal support using a more robust terminal


      implementation, providing better support for screen resizing, scrolling, paging, etc.


      Run NPM Directly on IoT Device support has been added for running NPM directly


      from your IoT device to better support some node modules, such as bleno.


      New interface added to control boot time behavior of Node.js apps developed using the


      Intel XDK IoT Edition.


      Over 15 new Node.js IoT templates added.


      Enhanced code hinting support for MRAA/UPM JavaScript libraries.


      Bug Fixes:


      Fixed an issue where the IoT menu was inoperable at certain window sizes.


      Fixed an issue relating to code/node module synchronization.


      Fixed various other bugs to enhance the usability/stability of the Intel XDK IoT Edition.


      Intel® System Studio IoT




      New Features:


      New Cloud tutorial.


      New project wizard to include all supported project types.


      Sensor Support view is now unique (instead of one for C/C++ sensors and one for Java




      IoT Connection can now be created using Eclipse RSE.


      UPM (Useful Packages for




      New Features:


      Additional maker and industrial sensors supported, including:


      Numato 16 GPIO expander nlgpio16


      TI ADS1015 ADC ads1x15


      Comet Temperature sensor T3311


      Veris Temperature/Humidity sensors HDXXVXTA and HWXPXX


      Omega Temperature/Humidity sensor RHUSB


      LCD Display ili9341


      Avago Ambient Light/Proximity sensor APDS9930


      Kionix TriAxis


      Digital Accelerometer KXCJK1013


      First implementations for industrial grade Modbus sensors, along with first sensor


      examples that use the new iio system driver in MRAA


      Significant improvements to the stepper motor driver that will now allow precise


      control using any GPIO pin and extended the API with new functionality


      Further improved JAVA bindings and sensor ISRs have been modified to


      implement Runnable objects


      Improved Python typemaps and error checking, documentation now includes


      detailed function descriptions


      Updated the API and added new functionality for the MY9221 class and derived


      sensors: grovecircularled and groveledbar , along with new code samples that


      show these changes


      Bug Fixes:


      Provided a fix for one JAVA example that uses interrupts and updated library


      install paths


      Several documentation improvements and pictures were added for new sensors


      Full changelog




      New Features:


      Added support for the UP board (upboard.


      org) & Minnowboard Turbot


      Added support for OpenJDK 7 as well as OpenJDK 8


      Improved 96 board support with better pin numbering


      Node.js 4.1.1 support and improvements


      Support for FT4222 subplatforms with GPIO support with interrupt improvements


      Support for PCA9555 i2c expander read/write on FT4222


      Added Brillo/Android support


      Improved Intel® Edison board detection


      Bug Fixes:


      Fixed issue with Intel® Edison boards ADC initialization


      Fix bug with mraa_init & USBPLAT


      Documentation updates


      Java examples fixes


      Node.js SPI tweaks


      Various bug fixes & optimisations


      Full changelog


      Yocto Images


      New Features:


      Added and updated the following packages to our Yocto images and repository,




      boost 1.56.0


      git 2.0.1


      iotivity 1.0.0


      libft4222 1.2.1


      libmodbus5 3.1.2


      nano 2.2.5r3.0


      nodejs4 0.4.12






      openzwave 1.4.1


      python 2.7.3r0.3




      1. 1.3.1


      redis 2.6.9


      tinyb 0.3.3


      vim 7.4.481


      For the full list, please refer to http://iotdk.intel.com/repos/3.0


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